Spain's UK expats face Brexit citizenship
Financial TimesSpain's UK expats face Brexit citizenship dilemmaFinancial TimesThat is still only a fraction of the 300,000 Britons officially registered as living in Spain. But the emotional and practical dilemmas faced by Britons willing to renounce their UK citizenship resonate far beyond that group. They will be familiar to ...
Posted on 17 March 2017 | 2:12 am
200 rescued from Spain's highest peak after
Business Standard200 rescued from Spain's highest peak after cable-car failureBusiness StandardAnother 70 were rescued throughout Wednesday afternoon after the only cable-car on the 3,718-meter (12,000-foot) volcano, the highest peak in Spain, had an electrical failure that left two cabins stuck in midair, each with 35 passengers on board ...Tourists airlifted from Tenerife volcano after cable car failsThe GuardianSpain: Tourists Rescued From Tenerife Volcano After Cable Car StopsGazette Reviewall 20 news articles »
Posted on 16 March 2017 | 8:34 pm
A retiree's no-hurry travel itinerary:
Washington PostA retiree's no-hurry travel itinerary: Morocco via Portugal and SpainWashington PostWe talked about their city and country, their relationship with neighboring Spain and the European Union, the U.S. presidential campaign, and their motorcycle trip across America. They loved the United States, but were surprised that some Americans ...
Posted on 16 March 2017 | 2:05 pm
Homeless man in tears after being
NEWS.com.auHomeless man in tears after being transformed into hot hipsterNEWS.com.auTHIS is the emotional moment a long-haired homeless man was reduced to tears after being transformed into a fashionable hipster. Jose Antonio, 55, from Spain, who has lived on the streets for 25 years, was given a major makeover by a swanky hair salon ...Salon in Spain transforms homeless man in to a sleek hipsterNew Zealand Heraldall 19 news articles »
Posted on 16 March 2017 | 1:37 pm
Malta makes major drugs bust on ship heading
MaltaTodayMalta makes major drugs bust on ship heading to Spain - Channel ...Channel NewsAsiaCustoms inspectors in Malta have seized more than 300 kg (660 lb) of cocaine worth millions of euros on a container ship heading from Ecuador to Spain, ...Malta makes major drugs bust on ship heading to SpainThe Star Onlineall 5 news articles »
Posted on 16 March 2017 | 11:35 am
Spain’s newcomer parties challenging
TWO new political parties in Spain are mounting an unprecedented challenge to the governing Popular Party and the main opposition Socialist Party – which for four decades have dominated Spanish politics.
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 4:11 pm
40 percent of hate crimes in Spain targeted
Forty percent of the 1,285 hate crimes reported to police across Spain last year targeted gays and lesbians, the interior ministry said Tuesday. There were a total of 513 hate crimes motivated by sexual orientation or sexual identity reported to police in 2014, a 13.5 percent increase over the previous year, the ministry said in a report. Hate crimes motivated by race accounted for 37 percent of ...
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 12:53 pm
Judge orders ETA militant extradited to
A judge ruled Tuesday that a convicted ETA militant who spent years in prison in Spain should be extradited back to the country. Antonio Troitino spent 24 years in Spanish prisons for his role in 22 murders by ETA, the armed Basque separatist movement. Spain requested his extradition on the grounds of counterfeiting documents and belonging to a "terrorist group". Judge Howard Riddle made the ...
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 7:51 am
Spain's leading parties feel voter anger
MADRID (AP) — Europe's political upheavals are knocking on Spain's door. Two upstart parties that hardly registered a year ago are mounting an unprecedented challenge to the governing Popular Party and the main opposition Socialist Party that have dominated Spanish politics for four decades.
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 4:03 am
Spain to Propose United Nations Set Up
Spain's foreign minister said today that Spain will propose that the United Nations create an international court specialised in terrorism crimes.
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 10:01 am
Mermaid School’ Makes a Splash in Spain
TARRAGONA, Spain—After Susana Seuma shattered her leg in a car accident a few years ago, she was physically unable to continue her job as a sales floor manager. Ms. Seuma’s partner asked her if she had ever dreamed of being anything other than a ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 3:28 pm
Residents of a barrio in Algeciras, Spain,
Flamenco guitars wail from open windows in this humid port city at Spain's southern tip, where the local Spanish is accented with Arabic and the mountains of Morocco loom on the horizon, just across the Mediterranean Sea. It's here in the Algeciras working ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 9:09 am
Google Street View Car Destroyed In ‘La
The search engine giant has been rolling out its Google Street View cars all over the world, mapping out cities, taking shots of famous landmarks, but this time it made a huge mistake. Recently, the Google Street View vehicles and their backpack camera ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 7:16 am
In Spain, Google Street View car targeted by
A Google car passes revellers during the annual "Tomatina" festivities in the village of Bunol, near Valencia on August 26, 2015 All it wanted was to capture the aftermath of Spain's annual Tomatina festival, but in the end, the Google Street View car ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 7:01 am
Spain judge accuses suspect of running IS
Madrid (AFP) - A Spanish judge on Thursday accused a 26-year-old man of running an Islamic State recruitment network in Morocco that sought fighters to go to Iraq and Syria. The suspect, a Moroccan national called Abdeladim Achriaa, had lived in Spain for ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 6:56 am
Ex-HSBC worker: bank information is
A former HSBC employee fighting extradition to Switzerland for allegedly stealing and revealing confidential information about private Swiss accounts said Monday the material in his possession highlights "scandalous" levels of tax evasion and mone
Posted on 14 April 2013 | 11:12 pm
Spanish anti-monarchy rally attracts
Thousands of people demonstrated against the Spanish monarchy Sunday, demanding the return of a democratically elected head of state, another blow for embattled King Juan Carlos.
Posted on 14 April 2013 | 7:54 am
Spanish film star Sara Montiel dies at age
Sara Montiel, a famed, sultry-voiced Spanish actress who became the first to also achieve Hollywood stardom, died Monday. She was 85.
Posted on 8 April 2013 | 9:16 am
Tributes pour in for Spanish filmmaker Bigas
Spaniard Josep Joan Bigas Luna was lauded as a brilliant and "truly special" filmmaker a day after his death, with some of the highest praise coming from actors Javier Bardem and Penelope Cruz, two stars whose film careers he launched.
Posted on 7 April 2013 | 11:46 am
Train derails in Spain after rockfall; 11
Spanish authorities say a rockfall has derailed a train, injuring 11 passengers after the first carriage partially plunged into a river just west of the northern city of Santander.
Posted on 5 April 2013 | 12:55 pm
Resolved Question: Confederations
Seriously..Tahiti got slaughtered. 10-0 !
Who do think will win overall?
I won't be surprised if Spain is in the finals.
Posted on 20 June 2013 | 11:42 am
Resolved Question: Culture Paragraph on
I just need a paragraph on the culture in Spain! Thanks! :)
Posted on 2 June 2013 | 2:27 pm
Resolved Question: History Paragraph on
I just need a good paragraph on Spain's history! Thanks! :)
Posted on 2 June 2013 | 2:25 pm
Resolved Question: Normal behavior in Spain?
I'm planning a trip to Barcelona, Spain over the summer and am totally pumped! The only thing is... as I take French class, I've never been told any cultural and social expectations of Spain. I know, it sounds stupid, but I don't want to accidentally do some horrible social taboo thing. Does anyone know if there's any standard way to behave in Spain without looking like an idiot?
Posted on 5 April 2012 | 12:08 pm
Resolved Question: About Food in Spain....?
I need several sentences on food in Spain! Important dishes, fun facts, basic facts, etc. Please help!
Posted on 12 November 2011 | 3:01 am